Wildfires sweep across Sardinia

Fires have raged across the province of Oristano in the central western region of the Italian island, burning thousands of acres of land, killing animals and damaging property.

An eyewitness captured footage of a wildfire burning near the island's town of Cuglieri before she and a companion were forced to flee from the blaze.

The video also showed residential and industrial buildings damaged by the fires.

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